Mifflin Co. Faculty District sees rise in vape units

LEWISTOWN, Pa. (WHTM) — Mifflin County Faculty District is worried about vapes and vaping merchandise being discovered amongst its highschool college students.

In line with a letter that was posted to the district’s web site, Mifflin County Excessive Faculty administration and a college useful resource officer confiscated three vaping units that had been examined constructive for fentanyl or heroin over the previous two weeks.

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The letter goes on to say that the vaping units had been altered with fentanyl or heroin by these medication being injected into the vaping liquid.

Additionally, the letter states the colleges are there to assist college students who really feel they’re “addicted” to those vaping units. The varsity has mentioned they may organize for the scholar to fulfill confidentially with a school-based drug and alcohol counselor. There will likely be no consequence assigned to the scholar.

They’re additionally asking all mother and father to talk to their kids concerning the hazard and the dangers that include some of these vaping merchandise.